CSR News

Press Release from in Green Building
Aug 14, 2019 10:15 AM ET

SOMERVILLE, Mass., August 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Green City Growers (GCG) has announced the promotion of Christopher Grallert to the position of Company President. According to GCG’s CEO and Founder Jessie Banhazl, “Chris’s extensive background in business management, agricultural systems, fresh produce, and operations, combined with his vision of what future food systems can look like, make him a great fit to lead the company through the next phase of growth.”

In the new film "China Lost and Found," the subject of a photo discovers he's become the famous face of a particular moment in China's history.

Blog from in Human Resources
Aug 14, 2019 9:55 AM ET

By Patrick Rogers

China Lost and Found is part of HP's original documentary project, History of Memory, which celebrates the power of printed photos. 

By: John A. Lanier

Blog from in Energy
Aug 14, 2019 9:30 AM ET

Sometimes the water is too hot in the first instance to be effectively used as coolant. Know when that is? In the heat of the summer, which will only get worse as our planet warms. Another challenge is droughts, like the kind also predicted to be more frequent as the climate changes.

Multimedia with summary from in Green Building
Aug 14, 2019 9:15 AM ET

The idea of putting people at the heart of the design process is called Placemaking and right across Asia Pacific, Architects, Developers and Investors are creatively answering the challenges of urbanization and population growth by creating spaces that people are happier living and working in.

Recognizing our innovative use of GIS technology in support of the Hurricane Irma emergency response

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Aug 14, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Esri, a global market leader in GIS software, recognized Tetra Tech with a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award at the 2019 Esri User Conference held on July 10th in San Diego, California. Tetra Tech received this honor for its vision, leadership, and innovative use of Esri’s GIS technology in support of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) response to the Hurricane Irma disaster. Jack Dangermond, president and founder of Esri, personally selected recipients and presided over the ceremony.

‘Life’s Good’ Brand Partners with SoulPancake; #Day1 Campaign Brings Sustainable Happiness Skills to More Youth Across the Nation

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Aug 14, 2019 8:00 AM ET

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ – With the 2019-20 school year getting under way across the country, LG Electronics USA is expanding its “Life’s Good: Experience Happiness” initiative to more schools, while securing a new partnership that will expose a broader audience to the scientific principles that lead to happiness.

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Aug 14, 2019 5:00 AM ET

Ethical Corporation have just published the newly updated brochure for this year’s market-leading Sustainability Reporting and Communications Summit (16-17 Oct, Amsterdam)

To be one of the first to see the latest agenda, speakers and exclusive discounts click here

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Aug 13, 2019 4:00 PM ET

As the largest banana exporter in the world, Ecuador outstands in Latin America in the cultivation of a fruit well known by people for its yellow color, its flavor and nutritional quality. In 2018, the country exported 344.8 million boxes weighing 18.14 kilograms each, according to the Association of Banana Exporters of Ecuador (AEBE). Due to its importance for local economy, farmers face the challenge of growing enough in a sustainable way. One of the solutions already implemented – and with great success – is the use of biological products to improve productivity, as well as to provide the integrated management of diseases and agrochemicals resistance.

Blog from in Green Building
Aug 13, 2019 4:00 PM ET

General Motors recently announced a partnership with Qmerit, which will enable electric vehicle owners to more easily find and obtain quotes from pre-approved EV charging station installers. The partnership will give Chevrolet EV owners a seamless way to find electricians to install the charging equipment, making charging their EV an easy part of their daily routine.

SCE employees partner with the nonprofit Homes4Families to construct needed housing for vets.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Aug 13, 2019 3:10 PM ET

By Susan Cox

Neither thieves nor triple-digit temperatures could deter Southern California Edison employees and volunteers from their mission to help house veterans.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Aug 13, 2019 2:40 PM ET

New devices made from patterned release paper— for use in biotechnical applications—were included as one of five discoveries showcased at the University of Maine earlier this year, as part of their Maine Innovation, Research and Technology Accelerator (MIRTA) program. The innovative devices were developed in partnership with Sappi’s Westbrook Technology Center. MIRTA is a 16-week program that guides participants through customer discovery, market analysis, intellectual property analysis, and the development of a business model.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Aug 13, 2019 2:30 PM ET

CONCORD, NC, August 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Today, U.S. Representatives Alma Adams (NC-12) and Richard Hudson (NC-08) co-hosted the 2019 North Carolina Congressional Award Ceremony.

65 youth from across the state were presented with The Congressional Award, Congress’ highest honor for youth. Each recipient challenged themselves personally and engaged with their communities by setting goals in four program areas – Voluntary Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Aug 13, 2019 2:30 PM ET

PHOENIX, Ariz., Aug 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), energy efficient innovations, announced a sponsorship to IEEE Empower a Billion Lives (EBL), an interdisciplinary, biennial global competition to identify and promote innovative solutions to energy poverty. EBL seeks solutions from innovators of all backgrounds that leverage cutting-edge technologies and are designed to scale.

2019 marks 17th season Comerica Bank has sponsored MLB’s longest-running weekend celebration

Press Release from in Human Resources
Aug 13, 2019 1:50 PM ET

August 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The Detroit Tigers Negro Leagues Weekend, a celebration that pays homage to the prominent legacy of African Americans in the game of baseball, took place August 7-9 at Comerica Park during a weekend series against the Kansas City Royals. Comerica has served as a long-time partner supporting the most extensive and longest-running event of its kind in Major League Baseball.

How can you offer the greatest choice, maximize matching opportunities, and still align preferred causes? Listen to learn more.

Blog from in Business & Trade
Aug 13, 2019 1:10 PM ET

Over $5 Billion is raised through workplace giving annually. But today’s workforce has evolved to expect more options and transparency from corporate giving programs. When charitable choice is given, employee participation increases. But how do you align your preferred causes with current NPO partners, with expanded choices employees are looking for? Add to that, 84% of donors say they’re more likely to give if a match is offered, yet $5-$7 Billion in matching gift funds goes unclaimed every year.